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Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 2:54:11, Oct 21st 2014 - Vote NO - I don't understand the rationale behind spending $38M on a school for a dis ... [Read More]
- 1:51:24, Oct 21st 2014 - ivoteyes - Ms. Machutt, please do not speak on behalf of the entire community by sayi ... [Read More]
- 1:13:23, Oct 21st 2014 - truth - And I am sure you will be all for footing the bill to put a band-aid (10 mill ... [Read More]
- 12:21:32, Oct 21st 2014 - Anthony's Wood-Fired Pizza - Thank you for the article Karen! We did in fact find a ... [Read More]
- 11:15:26, Oct 21st 2014 - Let's hear them - I would like to know what Kim and mike suggest we do to address t ... [Read More]
- 9:49:05, Oct 21st 2014 - Tom Kaase-Fillmore County Commissioner, 1st District - I appreciate and recognize how ... [Read More]
- 9:33:44, Oct 21st 2014 - Hi - The Newell school district has 108 kids 9-12 and 361 kids pre-k through 12. No ... [Read More]
- 8:51:06, Oct 21st 2014 - apples/oranges - How can you use the dollar figure from your remodel at Newell as a g ... [Read More]
- 8:39:23, Oct 21st 2014 - truth - So if the referrendum fails then what are your plans? Are we going to try to ... [Read More]
- 8:27:06, Oct 21st 2014 - rippedoffinNewell - Newell, SD school district residents spent 2.8 million on a parti ... [Read More]
Fri, Dec 6th, 2002
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
LaVern A. Sand, age 82, a lifelong area farmer of Mabel, Minnesota, died December 1, 2002 at the Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel.
LaVern was born June 28, 1920 in Fillmore County, Minnesota to Hjalmer and Sidna (Amdahl) Sand. He attended the Tawney Country School. He hauled milk and then farmed in Preble Township, Fillmore County. He lived in Harmony, Minnesota for three years before moving in 1998 to the Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel where he has resided since. He was a member of the Scheie Lutheran Church in rural Mabel and enjoyed his nieces and nephews, fishing, and his farming. LaVern is survived by two sisters LaVaughn Turner of Canton and Hazel Johnson of Harmony; two brothers Curt of Spring Grove and Harold of Mabel; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Funeral services were held Dec. 4, 2002 at the Scheie Lutheran Church in rural Mabel with the Rev. Mary Waudby officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.